Tag Archive: Representation Agreement

What happens if you die without a Will?

If you die without a Will, you might be very unpleasantly surprised by what happens to your estate. Intestacy laws... View Article

How do I make a Power of Attorney for Health Care in BC?

Help your health care providers treat you more quickly and appropriately by appointing someone under a Representation Agreement to make decisions for you.

Informed Consent in BC

Health care professionals (like doctors) are required to get informed consent from you before treating you. This means you need to understand your situation, and your options.

How do I make sure my personal care wishes are honoured?

[siteorigin_widget class=”WP_Widget_Media_Image”][/siteorigin_widget] If you’ve ever worried that you will be, at the end of your life, left alone in a... View Article

What does “personal care” mean in BC?

Personal care is all about your quality of life. It includes shelter, diet, dress, whether you work, who you associate with, what you do for fun, and other ways you enjoy your life.

What does it mean when someone tells you to put your affairs in order?

A life-limiting or life-ending diagnosis means it’s time to pay attention to a few important planning issues. Who can help... View Article

What’s the difference between a Section 7 Representation Agreement and a Section 9 Representation Agreement?

They’re both called Representation Agreements, but they do different things. So what’s the difference between a Section 7 Representation Agreement... View Article

Personal Care: who gets to decide where you live when you can’t?

Think your friends or family will just sort you out when you become unable to care for yourself?  Would you... View Article